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Marine Academy of Science & Technology
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  • Public
  • HIGHLANDS, NJ

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade B minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade A+
  7. Administration
    grade A+
  8. Sports
    grade unavailable
  9. Food
    grade A+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade A

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Marine Academy of Science & Technology is a top rated, public school located in HIGHLANDS, NJ. It has 281 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 10 to 1. According to state test scores, 87% of students are at least proficient in math and 95% in reading.

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Marine Academy of Science & Technology Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
95%
Percent Proficient - Math
87%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1350
185 responses
Average ACT
31
51 responses
AP Enrollment
20%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$118,351
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,366
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$425,300
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 16 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 16 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 71 responses
  • Boat trips
    25%
  • Graduation on Pershing Field on Sandy Hook
    18%
  • Field trips
    15%
  • Drill Competitions
    11%
  • Powderpuff game
    10%
  • Spirit Week
    8%
  • Academic team tournaments
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
281
Free or Reduced Lunch
2%
90%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 21 responses
52%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 21 responses
62%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 21 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
No data available  
Teachers in First/Second Year
7.1%
84%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 25 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 25 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 25 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
No data available  
National
$12,239
78%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 23 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 23 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 23 responses

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